Month: March 2013

Happy Easter & Tomorrow is April 2nd

Happy Easter & Tomorrow is April 2nd

Happy Easter everyone!I hope you have a good one, but if you don’t you can enjoy these cute bunnies with Easter eggs.Image courtesy of SweetCrisis / FreeDigitalPhotos.netTomorrow is April 2nd. I can’t believe it. It feels like just yesterday was 2012!Just kidding, I know tomorrow is April 1st, aka April FOOLS’ Day.This year, I plan on either:Setting all the clocks in the house back one hour so my parents go to work an hour early (I don’t have school tomorrow)Messing around on the shared computer (my whole family uses it, […]

Posted March 31, 2013 by Emz Chang in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (10)

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (10)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book ReviewerStacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.In My Mailbox is a meme hosted by The Story Siren.I have decided to try to participate in all of their memes with only one post…thus The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox.BOOK HAUL:I’m super happy this week!Why?Well, because this week I got…From the Library:Requiemby Lauren Oliver&Codeby Kathy ReichsLast Week on Icy Cold Reads:Waiting on Wednesday: Dark TriumphReview – DENTED CANSPromo Book […]

Posted March 30, 2013 by Emz Chang in Investigated, Meme / 28 Comments

Review – DENTED CANS

Review – DENTED CANS

TITLE: DENTED CANS AUTHOR: Heather Walsh TYPE & SOURCE: E-PUB from author SYNOPSIS: A family secret is revealed during an ill-fated—yet hilarious—trip to Disney World.Sixteen-year-old Hannah Sampson knows her family is not what you would call normal. Her father compulsively buys dented cans and has a particular fondness for cans without labels, which are extremely discounted because their contents are a mystery. Her mother takes countless pictures of her family and then glues them down into the pages of her scrapbooks, but does not allow anyone to […]

Posted March 27, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday: Dark Triumph

Waiting on Wednesday: Dark Triumph

TITLE: DARK TRIUMPHAUTHOR: Robin LaFeversSERIES: His Fair Assassin TrilogyPUBLICATION DATE: April 2, 2013SYNOPSIS: Sybella arrives at the convent’s doorstep half mad with grief and despair. Those that serve Death are only too happy to offer her refuge—but at a price. Naturally skilled in both the arts of death and seduction, the convent views Sybella as one of their most dangerous weapons.But those assassin’s skills are little comfort when the convent returns her to a life that nearly drove her mad. Her father’s rage and brutality are terrifying, and […]

Posted March 27, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 1 Comment

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (9)

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (9)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book ReviewerStacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.In My Mailbox is a meme hosted by The Story Siren.I have decided to try to participate in all of their memes with only one post…thus The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox.BOOK HAUL:I’m so happy this week. I finally got the book I was waiting forever to get. This week I got…From the Library:Viralsby Kathy Reichs&Seizureby Kathy ReichsLast Week on Icy Cold […]

Posted March 23, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 17 Comments

Blog Tour: DUALED – Review & Giveaways

Blog Tour: DUALED – Review & Giveaways

Click to see who else is on the tour!Picture by Random Buzzers. TITLE: Dualed AUTHOR: Elsie Chapman SERIES: DualedSOURCE: ARC from Random Buzzers as an Ambuzzador SYNOPSIS: You or your Alt? Only one will survive.The city of Kersh is a safe haven, but the price of safety is high. Everyone has a genetic Alternate—a twin raised by another family—and citizens must prove their worth by eliminating their Alts before their twentieth birthday. Survival means advanced schooling, a good job, marriage—life.Fifteen-year-old West Grayer has trained as a fighter, preparing for the […]

Posted March 16, 2013 by Emz Chang in book blitz, giveaway, review / 6 Comments

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s in My Mailbox (8)

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s in My Mailbox (8)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book ReviewerStacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.In My Mailbox is a meme hosted by The Story Siren.I have decided to try to participate in all of their memes with only one post…thus The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox.BOOK HAUL:I’m so happy this week. I finally got the book I was waiting forever to get. This week I got…From the Library:Perfect Scoundrelsby Ally CarterFrom Random Buzzers:The Mirrored Shardby Caitlin […]

Posted March 16, 2013 by Emz Chang in / 26 Comments

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (7)

The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (7)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book ReviewerStacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.In My Mailbox is a meme hosted by The Story Siren.I have decided to try to participate in all of their memes with only one post…thus The Sunday Post: Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox.BOOK HAUL:This week has been far more interesting than any other week…at least with my book haul.This week I got:Borrowed from the Library:NothingBrought from the Library book sale:Please excuse the […]

Posted March 9, 2013 by Emz Chang in giveaway, Meme / 26 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday: Orleans

Waiting on Wednesday: Orleans

TITLE: ORLEANSAUTHOR: Sherri L. SmithSYNOPSIS: First came the storms.Then came the Fever.And the Wall.After a string of devastating hurricanes and a severe outbreak of Delta Fever, the Gulf Coast has been quarantined. Years later, residents of the Outer States are under the assumption that life in the Delta is all but extinct… but in reality, a new primitive society has been born.Fen de la Guerre is living with the O-Positive blood tribe in the Delta when they are ambushed. Left with her tribe leader’s newborn, Fen is […]

Posted March 6, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 0 Comments

Review – AVENGING AMETHYST

Review – AVENGING AMETHYST

TITLE: AVENGING AMETHYST AUTHOR: Kaitlyn Price SERIES: Immortal Eyes TYPE & SOURCE: PDF from author. SYNOPSIS: Avery and her mother have always been on the run. After her mother is murdered by something supernatural, she is left to fend for herself, alone and filled with questions. She receives a note by a stranger, giving her the opportunity to get some answers, and Avery warily accepts. She would rather face the truth than continue to be on the run.What she discovers is nothing like she could’ve imagined. The stranger’s […]

Posted March 5, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 1 Comment